The evening starts with an Open House at Rock The Bike’s Berkeley workshop: 1336 Channing Way. We’ll show you our latest inventions and shop improvements.
Then we head up the hill to Campus, Sproul Plaza, to be precise, for the…
SUNSET CRUISE: A leisurely bike ride from UCB Sproul Plaza to Ashkenaz via Downtown and North Berkeley BART stations. Gathers at 7:30pm at Telegraph & Bancroft. Ride departs at Sundown (8pm) w/ en-route performances by Fossil Fool (LiveOnBike) + DanceSkateLive.
Then we roll up in style to Ashkenaz for the launch of the “I Like My Bike Night” series, a bicycle culture celebration and unbridled dance orgy on the 1st Friday of every month, will happen on May Day – also the first day of National Bicycle Month.
Free Bicycle Valet Parking by EBBC (www.ebbc.org)
Bike repair station by Street Level Cycles, a project of Waterside Workshops (www.watersideworkshops.org)
Yummy bicycle smoothies thanks to Rock the Bike’s fleet of Fender Blenders (www.bikeblender.com)
Live painting by Alan Tarbell (www.alantarbell.com)
Down Low Glow door prize donated by Rock the Bike (www.https://rockthebike.com)
***60% of this evening’s proceeds will go to Antioquia’s “Post (Peak Oil) Rock Project” to wean our music off fossil fuels using pedal-powered sound technology, bike-touring, and veggie oil fueled transport! ***
Find out more about the event including detailed public transportation info and how to purchase “Project Friend” (VIP) tickets online.
Ashkenaz Music & Dance Community Center — Berkeley’s home to world music + dance since 1973.
Always all ages.
Times: Sunset Cruise departs 8pm (Sundown); Ashkenaz doors open 8:30pm; Show 9pm-1am.
Location: Ashkenaz, 1317 San Pablo Ave., @ Gilman, Berkeley.
$8 with bicycle valet ticket
$13 without bicycle
LiveOnBike performance ride is free